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Place Fell

Patterdale, England
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Great views

An easy walk from Bridgend in Patterdale, across fields, follow the pipeline path and up to Place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hem0116
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Worth the ascent and descent

Not the steepest and not the highest, but definitely worth the trip for its wonderful views of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An easy walk from Bridgend in Patterdale, across fields, follow the pipeline path and up to Place Fell. Great views along Ullswater and across Martindale.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the steepest and not the highest, but definitely worth the trip for its wonderful views of Ullswater both from summit and whilst walking on the lower path back to Patterdale.

Thank Sarah T
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We did the circular route up from Patterdale via Boredale Hause and then on to High Dodd and back via Ullswater shore path. Steep at times but worth it for the views over Ullswater.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Hiked this fell on a lovely clear day. Chilly at the top and a bit of snow but an exhilarating ascent and fantastic views at the top.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing walk up place fell. Stayed at the white lion which is perfect for this walk. Amazing place to stay

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

We have been climbing Place Fell for almost 30 years, fantastic views whatever time of year, although we prefer it in the Snow.

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Staying in Patterdale this is a must do walk for unsurpassed views of the Hellvellyn range. Good, well defined paths and can be walked as a circular or linear route be using the Ullswater Steamer service.

Thank Bryan B
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We followed a route published in the Pathfinder guide, "More Lake District Walks". The route to the top from Patterdale is hard work but the path is clear and made up. There is a rocky scramble at the top but rewarded by super views of...More

1  Thank Tamw0rth2
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Worth the climb. Steep section thst involves a bit of climbing. Take care on descent back to Boredale Hause as stones underfoot can slip and slide.

Thank Langhowe
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Easter weekend walk taking in Place Fell, great day. Walked from Camp site in Patterdale. Amazing views over to coast.

Thank Teresa A
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fillyk
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Response from Tamw0rth2 | Reviewed this property |
no problem we're in our 70s and coped easily.
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